Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

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18 Jul, 2019, 07:00 BST All Party Parliamentary Group for Sustainable Clothing and Textiles Launched

The new APPG has been formed by MPs from all sides of the political spectrum to interrogate the sustainability of the clothing and textiles industry, ...


16 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST North Africa in the Environmental Context of Ecomondo and Key Energy 2019 (Italy)

The Mediterranean Sea, Blue Economy, Industry 4.0 are among the topics at the centre of the focus and insights on North Africa at the myriad of...


16 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Major Players Across Chemical and Electric Utility Sectors Share TCFD implementation Experience

Today, through collaboration with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), eleven leading companies across chemical and...


13 Jul, 2019, 14:18 BST Xiamen Airlines Chairman Zhao Dong addresses High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development at the United Nations

Xiamen Airlines Chairman Zhao Dong addressed the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development at the United Nations today. Chairman...


11 Jul, 2019, 15:18 BST LuxFLAG Environment Label for ThomasLloyd SICAV - Sustainable Infrastructure Income Fund (SIIF)

The ThomasLloyd SICAV – Sustainable Infrastructure Income Fund (SIIF) announced today that it has been granted the Environment Label by LuxFLAG, the...


27 Jun, 2019, 16:19 BST China Embraces the Urgent Need for Climate Adaptation by Joining Forces with the Netherlands to Launch a Global Center on Adaptation Office in Beijing

China and the Netherlands today announced a new initiative to accelerate action to make China and the region more resilient to the reality of the...


26 Jun, 2019, 10:10 BST Purecircle Holdings Announces Name Change to Pure CE

Pure CE Pte Ltd, formerly Purecircle Holdings Pte Ltd today announced that it changed its corporate name from "Purecircle Holdings" to "Pure CE"....


30 May, 2019, 12:00 BST Datacenter.com Signs EU Code of Conduct for Energy Efficiency in Data Centers as Participant

Datacenter.com, the international channel focussed carrier-neutral data center-as-a-service company, is proud to announce their status as participant ...


13 May, 2019, 12:42 BST Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa of Morocco, Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra, African Wildlife Foundation CEO Kaddu Sebunya Among Newest Members of Earth Day Network's Global Advisory Committee

An influential group of international leaders including former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry; Her Royal Highness Princess Lalla Hasnaa of...


06 May, 2019, 12:00 BST Global Assessment Of The State Of Nature Shows Urgent Action Needed To Protect Both People And Planet

A new report years in the making was issued today by 150 of the world's leading scientists, painting a grim picture of the state of the planet's...


30 Apr, 2019, 08:00 BST Novo Nordisk to achieve target of 100% renewable power in production and launches new ambition aiming for zero environmental impact

Novo Nordisk today announced that it will achieve its target to use only renewable electricity in its global production facilities by 2020. The...


24 Apr, 2019, 17:35 BST National Geographic Society, Campaign for Nature representatives join nations in Canada to push an ambitious global agenda for nature

With only 18 months left before world leaders meet in China to finalize an agreement to address biodiversity loss, reduce historic rates of wildlife...


28 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT Computers From Dell, HP and Lenovo Meet Tough Criteria in New TCO Certified

Several brands show leadership in sustainability by certifying notebook and desktop computers according to the stricter criteria in TCO Certified,...


25 Mar, 2019, 07:25 GMT Electrolux Highlights Lower Emissions and Investments for Improved Climate Impact in 2018 Sustainability Report

Electrolux, the appliance industry sustainability leader, today reported a 66% reduction in CO2 emissions from its operations since 2005, and...


22 Mar, 2019, 17:29 GMT Plastic Sustainability: Dominica Contributes Least to Climate Change via Green Ethos - CS Global Partners

Despite being at the forefront of climate change, having been faced with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria and Storm Erika a few years ago, Dominica...


16 Mar, 2019, 05:00 GMT Virgin Founder, Sir Richard Branson Proposes Strategy to Tackle Climate Change

Sir Richard Branson has shared his vision for a Clean Energy Dividend which he hopes will tackle climate change. Writing in his blog today, amid...


28 Feb, 2019, 21:18 GMT Launch of the 2019 European Social Innovation Competition: €150,000 for Three Innovations Reducing Plastic Waste

Today, at an event in Ljubljana, Slovenia, the European Commission launched the 2019 edition of the European Social Innovation Competition. Under the ...


04 Feb, 2019, 07:06 GMT Golden Agri-Resources: The Way Forward for Palm Oil is Sustainable Production, not a Phase Out

Ahead of the original deadline for the adoption of the European Union's (EU) Renewable Energy Directive (RED) II delegated act on Indirect Land Use...